[PLUG-ANNOUNCE] Announcement: April PLUG Meeting: What's new in PostgreSQL 9.5

Michael Dexter dexter at ambidexter.com
Wed Mar 30 22:00:08 PDT 2016


Portland Linux/Unix Group General Meeting Announcement

Who: Josh Berkus
What: What's new in PostgreSQL 9.5
Where: PSU, 1930 SW 4th Ave. Room FAB 86-01 (Lower Level)
When: Thursday, April 7th, 2016 at 7pm
Why: The pursuit of technology freedom
Stream: http://pdxlinux.org/live (PSU WiFi Permitting)

PostgreSQL 9.5 has many new and cool features for database users, making
the venerable RDBMS suitable for even more workloads. Among them are:

* UPSERT for high-concurrency insert/update operations
* Row Level Security, integrated with SELinux, for ultimate
   data security
* CUBE and ROLLUP for sophisticated analytics
* FDW partitioning for data federation
* BRIN indexes for big data
* More JSON goodness

PostgreSQL Core Team member Josh Berkus will take you on a tour of the
new features, including demos of many of them, and field questions about
PostgreSQL in general.

About Josh

Josh Berkus is on the Core Team of the PostgreSQL Project, and was a
professional database geek for 18 years. Today, he works for Red Hat as
the community lead for Project Atomic, which means he's all about the
containers. He has used a Linux desktop since 2001.

Calagator Page: http://calagator.org/events/1250469757

Many will head to the Lucky Lab at 1945 NW Quimby St. after the meeting.

Rideshares Available

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See you there!

Michael Dexter
PLUG Volunteer



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